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Solita Building, 161 Grand Street

between Centre Street & Lafayette Street   |    NoLiTa/Little Italy

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 1911
  • 18 Apartments
  • 3 Floors
Currently, no apartments are available
$85 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

62

Solita Building, 161 Grand Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 62, based on:

 
Architecture

Anything above 30 is remarkable, from 20-29 is distinguished and from 11-19 is average, while below 11 is below average.

 
Location

Anything above 27 is remarkable, from 18-26 is distinguished and from 9-17 is average, while below 9 is below average.

 
Features

Anything above 22 is remarkable, from 16-21 is distinguished and from 9-15 is average, while below 9 is below average.

Rating Summary

21
Out of 44
+
17
Out of 36
+
16
Out of 39
+
8
=
62
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Attractive 5 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
Good 3 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Alterations:
Well Done 1 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
Yes and Good 2 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Exists 1 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Exposed 0 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Not Allowed 2 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Corner 1 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
None 0 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
No 0 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
None 0 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Attractive / Pleasant 3 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
More than 50 blocks 0 out of 5 points
Views:
Impressive 3 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Some 2 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
More than 5 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
More than 6 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
More than 6 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Shopping:
5 or less Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Schools:
No Noise 1 out of 1 points
Noise From Nightlife:
Some 0 out of 1 points

Features Rating: Points Breakdown

Lobby:
Quite Stylish 3 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
2 4 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
11-14 Feet 3 out of 4 points
Balconies:
None 0 out of 3 points
Health Club:
None 0 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
None 0 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
None 0 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
None 0 out of 1 points
Door Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Concierge:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
None 0 out of 1 points
Catering:
None 0 out of 1 points
Garage:
None 0 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
No 0 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
No 0 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Many 2 out of 2 points
    How was this building rated?

    This very handsome pre-war building is located between Centre and Lafayette Streets and is very convenient to the SoHo, NoHo and Cooper Square neighborhoods.

    The building has units that range in size from half floors with about 1,800 square feet to full floors with more than 3,600 square feet. It has a concierge, Seidle video intercom, keypad elevator system and a landscaped roofdeck.

    Many apartments have fireplaces and most ceilings are 11 1/2 feet high. They have individually controlled heating and air-conditioning and high-speed Internet access.

    Northeast vistas overlook the former Police Headquarters Buildings that is one of the city's most impressive Beaux Arts landmarks.

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    Nearby Subway Stations

    1. J
    2. Z
    3. N
    4. Q
    5. R
    6. 6
    at Lafayette 0.10 miles
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    2. D
    at Chrystie 0.28 miles
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    at Thompson 0.34 miles
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    at Houston 0.41 miles
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    at Varick and North Moore 0.42 miles

    Carter Horsley's Review

    Solita Building, 161 Grand Street Carter Horsley's Building Review
    "This very handsome pre-war building is located between Centre and Lafayette Streets and is very convenient to the SoHo, NoHo and Cooper Square neighborhoods." Read Carter's Full Review

    The pros & cons

    Pros
    • Convenient to Little Italy- SoHo and NoHo
    • Subzero refrigerators
    • Close to Subway
    • Attended lobby clad in handsome woods and stone
    • Viking ranges- oven and hood with stainless steel backsplash with shelf
    • Keyed elevator system
    • Handsome pre-war building
    • Landscaped roof sundeck
    • Bosch dishwashers
    • Seidle video intercom
    Cons
    • No balconies
    • Some traffic
    • Fire escapes on one side of building
    • No garage
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    Solita Building, 161 Grand Street Alternate Addresses

    • 161-163 Grand Street
    • 163 Grand Street
    • 221 Centre Street
    • 223 Centre Street
    • 225 Centre Street

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    • 18 Available for Rent
    • $83 Avg. Price / Ft2
    • $8,166 Avg. Price
    • $7,273 Median Price
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